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  • Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams
    Louisa Thomas
    Hardcover: 04/05/2016
     
    An intimate portrait of Louisa Catherine Adams, the wife of John Quincy Adams, who witnessed firsthand the ...
  • Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War
    Karen Abbott
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    Karen Abbott tells the stories of four courageous women - a socialite, a farmgirl, an abolitionist, and a ...
  • Eighty Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's History-Making Race Around the World
    Matthew Goodman
    Paperback: 03/11/2014
     
    1889: Two women, successful journalists and writers, set off in a desperate rate in opposite directions, each ...
  • The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris
    David McCullough
    Paperback: 05/15/2012
     
    The Greater Journey is the enthralling, inspiring - and until now, untold - story of the adventurous American ...
  • Down the Nile: Alone in a Fisherman's Skiff
    Rosemary Mahoney
    Paperback: 09/15/2008
     
    In 1998 Rosemary Mahoney took a solo trip down the Nile in a seven-foot rowboat. This is the unforgettable ...
  • The Land That Never Was: Sir Gregor MacGregor and the Most Audacious Fraud in History
    David Sinclair
    Paperback: 01/01/2005
     
    The bizarre tale of a 19th century land swindle by 'Sir Gregor MacGregor', who conned hundreds of people into ...
  • The Journals of Susanna Moodie: Poems
    Margaret Atwood
    Hardcover: 08/15/1970
     
    The poetic/artistic exploration of what it means to find yourself thrown into a hostile environment, these ...

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